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Benson Municipal

10/01/1996-3/31/2001, 3x hourly

Scroll down for wind roses, modal direction data, and snow transport data.

Wind Roses, Frequency Distribution (%)


 

Modal Direction
See a degrees vs. cardinal direction table.

Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Oct - Mar
130 300 300 300 350 300 300

Potential Snow Transport (Qupot) over Snow Accumulation Season [kg/m] by Wind Speed Class [kts]
Qupot Equation

Direction 11 - 16 17 - 22 23 - 27 28 - 33 >34 Total
N 1646 1695 75     3415
NNE 279 157       436
NE 287 220       507
ENE 427 251       678
E 1125 848       1973
ESE 1886 973       2859
SE 1102 502       1604
SSE 1032 691       1723
S 807 345       1153
SSW 248 157       405
SW 210 377       586
WSW 411 596 75 172   1254
W 1203 1413 673 1031 358 4677
WNW 3454 6906 2093 2749 716 15918
NW 1265 1664       2929
NNW 1770 2668 224 344   5006
Total 45125